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Admissions Officer

The University of Edinburgh - College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £34,304 to £40,927
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 27th September 2021
Closes: 18th October 2021
Job Ref: 2116

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Full time (35 hours per week)

We are looking for an Admissions Officer to join the team responsible for undergraduate admissions to this College. This busy office is committed to providing the highest quality of customer service for applicants and their advisors. You will work as a member of the team to ensure that all areas of undergraduate recruitment, selection and induction are properly, professionally and efficiently managed.

The Opportunity

This is an exciting opportunity to join the admissions team within the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences to provide expertise and advice to all key stakeholders and play a key part in the development of the College's strategies and policies for undergraduate student recruitment and admission.

Your skills and attributes for success:

  • A degree or equivalent formal training, plus hands-on experience in a similar or related role or significant vocational experience, demonstrating development through involvement in progressively more demanding relevant work/roles
  • Experience of working within the education sector, preferably within an admissions, recruitment, marketing or communication environment. Working knowledge and demonstrable understanding of school and post-school (FE and HE) qualifications, across the UK, and internationally
  • Strong customer focus and proven ability to motivate and lead a team to deliver consistent and excellent customer service
  • Ability to work independently and sustain a high level of performance whilst working under considerable pressure]
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills, and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels and to differing groups, both in writing and orally

Please visit our website for a full copy of the job description.

The University of Edinburgh is a charitable body, registered in Scotland, with registration number SC005336. Is e buidheann carthannais a th’ ann an Oilthigh Dhùn Èideann, clàraichte an Alba, àireamh clàraidh SC005336.

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